York & North Yorkshire

Girl, two, killed in collision with 4x4 in Whitby

A two-year-old girl has died in hospital after being hit by a 4x4 vehicle.

The toddler, who has not been identified, was struck in Lockton Road, Whitby, at about 18:15 BST on Thursday.

North Yorkshire Police said the girl had been taken to James Cook Hospital, in Middlesbrough, but died as a result of her injuries the following day.

The force has appealed for witnesses to the collision to come forward.

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